Shes fleeing an abusive guardian.
He wants to escape Londons Marriage Mart.
With a chance encounter on a lonely road, she becomes his maid.
Fleeing an abusive guardian, Thalia encounters an Earl on a lonely road, who offers her a position as a housemaid at his country estate. But Thalias the daughter of a wealthy Viscount and has led a privileged life, and finds the life of a servant more challenging than she expected.
Playing the role of a good Samaritan, Simon, the Earl of Chedworth, takes up the rain drenched young woman on his way to his estate. When weather forces them to stop at an inn, hes appalled to find shes been beaten. Even though shes secretive about her circumstances, its obvious she's a noblemans daughter. When he learns shes seeking employment as a domestic servant, he offers her a position as a maid at Chedworth Hall.
But Thalias domestic incompetence soon turns the efficiently run Hall into chaos, even unsettling Simons heart. When her guardian shows up, Simon is determined to protect Thalia from harm. Only she has other plans.
So how hard can a maid's job be?
An enthralling standalone novel, The Earl's Incompetent Maid is a sweet, humorous, Regency romance with witty dialogue, mischief and a happily ever after.